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Barcaldine Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

21.3°C steady
Updated at 01:00 EST

Central West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers east of Longreach, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers east of Longreach, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 35.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.3°C steady
Dew Point 16.3°C steady
Feels Like 21.3°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:25 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 19.6°C
Hughenden Ap 19.9°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

9am

Slight chance shower
26°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
31°C

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National Forecast

Barcaldine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 30°C 31°C 27°C 29°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 18°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 17°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 90% 80% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
Wind Direction E 20km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 19km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
E 3km/h
E
SSE 10km/h
SSE
S 7km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
ESE 11km/h
ESE
S 6km/h
S
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NW 3km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 70% 62% 73% 60% 65% 47% 85% 67% 69% 43% 59% 30% 51% 29%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 11°C 14°C 11°C

Barcaldine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:21 EST
sunrise
05:44 EST
sunset
18:25 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Wed 04:46 EST
set
Wed 17:02 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Barcaldine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
11°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
12.0°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
19.4°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
18.9°C 31.7°C 7.6mm
Fri
Oct 13
23.5°C 34.8°C 0.0mm

Barcaldine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
395.7mm
38.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
186.5mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
568.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
56.8mm
Feb 16
Lowest Temperature
4.2°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Feb 13

Barcaldine Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
5.8°C
8th 1966
Average This Month
19.7°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
41.8°C
19th 2002
Average This Month
33.7°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
32.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.6mm
14th
Total This Month
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
28.5mm
4.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
154.2mm
1908
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1888
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